AA4505 - Second Language and Cultural Acquisition
(5 undergraduate credits)
Students will learn to identify and apply their own language and culture learning styles; manage language learning; use appropriate techniques and activities to develop second language competence at the novice level while working with a native speaker in language learning sessions. They will be able to describe techniques and activities suitable for language learning at more advanced levels. Building on awareness of their own cultural values, they will be able to describe and will begin to implement strategies for dealing appropriately with differences in cultural values.
AL4302 Principles of Articulatory and Acoustic Phonetics (may be taken concurrently) and AL4410a Principles of Grammatical Analysis (a) or AL4304 Introduction to Language Structure.